Definición de enteral en inglés:

enteral

Silabificación: en·ter·al
Pronunciación: /ˈen(t)ərəl
 
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adjetivo

Medicine
(Chiefly of nutrition) involving or passing through the intestine, either naturally via the mouth and esophagus, or through an artificial opening. Often contrasted with parenteral.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • If surgery cannot safely be postponed, parenteral or enteral hyperalimentation should be started.
  • Forty patients will be randomly assigned to either standard enteral nutrition or standard enteral nutrition containing a probiotic.
  • Commonly, these infants need supplemental oxygen treatment for mild respiratory distress syndrome or parenteral nutrition until enteral feeds are established.

Origen

early 20th century: from Greek enteron 'intestine' + -al, partly as a back-formation from parenteral.

Derivativos

enterally

adverbio
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Additional benefits include the mandatory assessment for refeeding syndrome of all enterally fed patients, with appropriate feeding regimes, supplementation, and blood work for those found at risk.
  • Neonates generally should not be fed enterally (by mouth or feeding tube) under certain conditions.
  • The requirement for surgery was significantly lower in the patients fed enterally.

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Pronunciación: niːˈɒt(ə)ni
noun
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